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Vocabulary Word
Definition
Example
water cycle
The water cycle, also known as the hydrologic cycle or H2O cycle, describes the continuous movement of water on, above and below the surface of the earth.
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condensation
the opposite of evaporation. Condensation occurs when a gas is changed into a liquid.
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evaporation
the process where a liquid, in this case water, changes from its liquid state to a gaseous state.
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precipitation
When the temperature and atmospheric pressure are right, the small droplets of water in clouds form larger droplets and precipitation occurs. The raindrops fall to Earth.
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drought
Drought is when you have less rainfall than you expected over an extended period of time, usually several months or longer.
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glacier
a large body of ice moving slowly down a slope or valley or spreading outward on a land surface
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weathering
the action of the weather conditions in altering the color, texture, composition, or form of exposed objects.
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erosion
the action or process of eroding.
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erosion
it is where any type of thing that get washed away .

gully


deposition
a droping of a river at the end of it.

source


spring
It is a type dirt that bubbles under water.

pore space


water table
a land of dirt and water.

Bonus words


stream channel
the area where a stream can flow

head of river
the middle of the river

mouth of river
the top of the river

flow
how the water moves


By: Team E

Gravel
Clay
Sand
humus
appearance
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tanish orangish collored with
a little light brown. has small rocks in it and looks like it has flecks of sand in it.
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it is dark brown mixed with midnight black with clumps of
black dirt in it and wood peices.
some wood peices are small
and some are big.
texture

feeels sort of like sand
but with mini clumps of it stranded
throughout the pile.

it feels squishy and soft
and when you let go your hand it feels sort of wet.
What happens
when you the put it in water?
it sank
it clumped up and tured orange
it tured grey and sank to the botom
it was red and it is in clumps.
What happens
when you stir it into water?




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